Life as a Judge

Careers guidance10 minsFREE

Key takeaways
An understanding of what a judge is 
An insight into being a Judge in the Criminal Courts
Some routes into the industry which aren’t all the traditional routes
Briony ClarkeHost: Briony is a District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts). She sits at Westminster Magistrates Court hearing both Criminal cases and Extradition. 'I have been a Judge now for 5 years, initially as a part time judge, known as a Deputy District Judge (Magistrates’ Courts) and then in 2020 became a full time Judge.'

In this class, Briony will talk through a day in the life of a Judge and the journey they took in their career to get there. 

Briony will also discuss skills they utilise every day in the job covering some of the highs and lows.

This is a great class for anyone interested in learning more about the process of becoming a job and for those who want to hear first hand what it is like to be a Judge in the UK.  

Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

Anyone with an interest in becoming a Judge. 

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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